Why Black Friday shoppers endure the crush

News footage of Black Friday sales, in which shoppers line up after Thanksgiving in search of steeply reduced merchandise, can resemble an episode of the classic nature show "Wild Kingdom."

Where do you find your Thanksgiving gratitude?

Where do you go to feel a sense of gratitude, serenity or peace in your life?

Wal-mart workers get ready for Black Friday protest

Shoppers and stores around the country are preparing for big Black Friday sales, but a group of Wal-Mart workers are getting ready for a protest.

Despite Sandy, Queens family is giving thanks -- together

About this time last year, Kate Rigaut was surrounded by 15 of her closest relatives, heaping turkey, stuffing and two kinds of potatoes onto her plate.

Lawmakers offer helping of holiday thanks with side dish of debt worries

After a heated campaign season, lawmakers expressed gratitude in their Thanksgiving remarks but not without the political undertones of an economy limping back to life and impending fiscal crisis.

Shreveport dog park: fabulously fun or dangerous disaster?

With all the controversy surrounding the proposed Shreveport dog park, has anybody really thought about it from the dog's perspective?

Shared Harvest Community Kitchen preps for Thanksgiving dinner

Shared Harvest Community Kitchen in Bossier City, serves dinner to the needy 4 nights a week, but wanted Thanksgiving to be special for their patrons, so they spent hours on Wednesday preparing for a Thanksgiving feast.

3 arrested in morning robbery

Authorities have arrested three adults and one juvenile accused of robbing a convenience store earlier this morning.

Jesse Jackson Jr. quits Congress, cites health reasons

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. resigned from Congress effective Wednesday, citing the need to spend time "restoring my health." Jackson, 47, announced his resignation in a letter sent to House Speaker John Boehner on Wednesday.

Baby, van stolen in alleged ETX robbery

An infant has been recovered safely after a van was stolen from a Gilmer gas station Wednesday afternoon. According to the Gilmer Police Department, the vehicle was taken at the Texaco store on Highway 271 at around 12:30 p.m.